My Sweet Charlie
My Sweet Charlie (1970)

In this TV movie, Charlie is a black New York lawyer who is falsely accused of a crime in a Texas town. Escaping from his tormentors, Charlie takes refuge in a farmhouse. Here he meets unmarried, pregnant Marlene Chambers. Hostile towards… More

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Rated: G
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Genre: Drama
Release Date: June 1, 1970
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Michael E. Grost
Classic Film and Television

Pioneering pro-Civil Rights drama about an interracial romance, with famed actors and an unusual lighthouse setting.

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Kevin M. Williams
A bit of social enlightenment from the age of that same, Patty Duke and Al Freeman Jr. give warm performances that alleviate the obvious Civil Rights message… More
jay nixon
Acclaimed TV drama that was revolutionary for it's time. The performances are beautifully realized, this and Me, Natalie are the films that saved Patty… More